at (one's) own peril

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at (one's) own peril

Done with the foreknowledge or forewarning that there is implied danger, especially of loss of life, which one must accept as one's own responsibility. Those who skydive do so at their own peril.
See also: own
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He is protecting underachieving payers at his own peril - he will never move forward with this lack of honesty.
There's a troubled kid, a mysterious person who - at his own peril - helps out our unhappy hero, a golden-oldies soundtrack, David Morse in a moist-eyed supporting role .
The taxpayer who made a voluntary disclosure was understood to do so at his own peril (Hebel, 668 F2d 995 (8th Cir.
Recent occurrences in the hedge fund world have clearly demonstrated that anybody counting on any other revaluation method does it at his own peril.